PRELIMINARY BOOK OF ABSTRACTS

 

Invited Speakers

 

Methods for Network Change Point Detection

Confirmed

Ivor Cribben, University of Alberta School of Business
Yi Yu, University of Bristol

 

Bayesian Nonparametric Generative Models for Causal Inference with Missing at Random Covariates

Confirmed

Michael Daniels, University of Texas at Austin
Jason Roy,
Kirsten Lum,
Bret Zeldow,
Jordan Dworkin, University of Pennsylvania

 

Spectral analysis approach to visualizing clustering patters of winds and waves in the Red Sea

Confirmed

Carolina Euan, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
Coauthors: Ying Sun

 

 

Penalize weighted least absolute deviation regression

Confirmed

Xiaoli Gao, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Yang Feng, Columbia University

 

Promote sign consistency in the joint estimation of precision matrices

Confirmed

Yuan Huang, Yale University
Coauthors: Qingzhao Zhang and Shuangge Ma

 

 A bootstrap Lasso+Partial ridge method to construct confidence intervals for highdimensional linear model coefficients

Confirmed

Jingyi Jessica Li, University of California, Los Angeles
Hanzhong Liu, Tsinghua University,
Xin Xu, Yale University,
Bin Yu, University of California, Berkeley

 

Efficient Computational Inference for Microparticle Tracking in Biological Fluids

Confirmed

Martin Lysy, University of Waterloo

 

Dynamic spatio-temporal clustering of water quality trends

Confirmed

Vyacheslav Lyubchich, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
Yulia R. Gel, Jeremy M. Testa, Xin Huang, Iliyan Iliev, and Qian Zhang

 

 

Analysis of Cancer Gene Expression Data with an Assisted Robust Marker Identification Approach

Confirmed

Shuangge Ma, Yale University

 

Dynamic Factor Model for Functional Time Series

Confirmed

Israel Martínez Hernánde, CIMAT
Graciela González Farías, CIMAT

 

Regularized Estimation and Testing for High-Dimensional

Confirmed

George Michailidis, University of Florida

 

Sparse representation-based analysis of hyperspectral remote sensing data

Confirmed

Ribana Roscher, University of Bonn

 

 

Sampling latent states for high-dimensional non-linear state space models with the embedded HMM method

Confirmed

Alexander Shestopaloff, University of Toronto

 

 

On the Concept of Probability in Quantum Mechanics: Was Feynman Right?

 

Confirmed

Nozer D. Singpurwalla, The City University of Hong

 

Methods for sparsity adjustments in microbiome data

Confirmed

Ekaterina Smirnova, University of Montana

 

 

Statistical Inference with Estimating Functions via the MapReduce Scheme

Confirmed

Peter Song, University of Michigan
Ling Zhou

 

 

Mini simposioum

 

Applying deterministic chaos theory for analyzing high-dimensional and complex data

Confirmed

Organizer: Dr Luis Javier álvarez. Institute of Mathematics – UNAM.

 

 

Talks

 

Imputation for Missing Values in HighDimensional Data Structures

Confirmed

Shahla Faisal, Ludwig Maximilians Universität, München, Deutchland
Gerhard Tutz

 

Marchenko-Pastur Law for Kendall's Tau

Confirmed

Asad Lodhia, University of Michigan Ann Arbor
Afonso Bandeira and Philippe Rigollet

 

 

Variable selection techniques after multiple imputation in highdimensional data confirmed

Confirmed

Faisal Maqbool Zahid, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany  
Shahla Faisal, Christian Heumann

 

 

A Statistical and Machine Learning Model to Detect Money Laundering

Confirmed

Miguel Villalobos, Universidad Anáhuac
José E. Silva

 

Posters

 

 

Overlapping Community Detection via Sparse PCA

Confirmed

Jesus Daniel Arroyo Relion, University of Michigan
Elizaveta Levina

 

A clustering algorithm based on neighborhood search

Confirmed

 

Rosa-Isela Hernández-Zamora, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (UANL)
Alvaro Eduardo Cordero Franco, UANL
José Fernando Camacho Vallejo, UANL
Diana Barraza Barraza, Universidad Juárez del Estado de Durango

 

Efficient Distributed Estimation of Inverse Covariance Matrices

Confirmed

Elizabeth Hou, University of Michigan
Jesús Arroyo